Joan Miró Color Lithograph for "Derrière le Miroir," 1956
Joan Miró (Spanish, 1893 – 1983)
Color lithograph on paper
Pulled from Derrière le Miroir, no. 87 – 89
Published by Maeght Editeur, Paris
Printed by Mourlot Frère, Paris
Patrick Cramer, Joan Miró: The Illustrated Books, no 34.
Miró was born in Barcelona, Spain during 1893 and received his formal education at the Barcelona Ecole des Beaux-Arts and the Academie Gali. He became friends with Pablo Picasso, Alexander Calder, Ernest Hemingway, Max Ernst and Paul Klee. Miró was accepted as a Surrealist in Paris with the recognition of some of the greatest artists of our times.
- Item not examined outside of mounting
- smudges and minor scuffs to glazing and frame; separating to upper left corner of frame edges.
- measures frame; image measures 10.5"W x 14.5"H.